Manson, 16, from Lisburn is a member of local drama group
Fusion Theatre. The group is staging a spectacular version
of Jesus Christ Superstar in the Lagan Valley Island Hall
from Thursday September 6 until Saturday September 8. Clare
has a black belt in JuJutsu and loves performing on stage.
What do you like doing on your day off?
I enjoy going into town with a few of my mates to do
If you were to choose your favourite meal
what would it be, where and why?
I would have to be chicken curry and rice because I like
spicy foods. My favourite Chinese restaurant is Good Luck in
What has been your proudest moment?
Getting my black belt from the JuJutsu Martial arts
organisation in Lisburn.
What was the most frightening moment of
Walking into school on the morning of my GCSE results -
it was nerve wrecking.
How would you describe your taste in
I am into a wide range of clothes including emo.
What would you do if you won a million
I would definitely give part of it to charity and then I
would go on a huge holiday to Australia and of course put
some of it away for education funds.
What was your most embarrassing moment?
When I walked into a lamp post in front of a crowd of
What music do you like?
I am into a wide range of music including some Dance.
Metal. Emo and my all time favourite would have to be
What sports person do you most admire?
I don't really admire any particular sports person but I
do look up to the Sensei (Teacher) in my JuJutsu
Describe your best ever holiday.
What would your dream holiday be?
My best holiday ever was a little house in Cresslough in
Donegal. Most nights we would be fishing or jumping off the
pier. During the day we went to the beach. My dream holiday
would be in Australia sitting on the beach and being able to
watch the sunset with family or friends, having a good time.
I would like to go somewhere I could paint pictures or take
some interesting photographs.
What is your greatest remaining ambition?
To become a well known artist and photographer.
If you could spend a day with a celebrity
whom would you choose?
It would have to be Kerry Ellis - a dancer, actor and an
absolutely fabulous singer who recently played a main role
in 'Wicked' in London.
If you were stranded on a desert island
what three things would you want with you?
I would have to say my bed. mobile phone and a friend.
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